Route: Nova Ponente/Deutschnofen – Via Castel Thurn – path n. 5 – Oberkoflhof farm – path n. A to the church S. Agata (1h) – Unterkoflhof farm – Nova Ponente
Where to eat
Hotel Stern, Hotel Rössl, Hotel Kreuz
- You're traveling a distance of 6 miles on this easy trail. The hike is therefore not too long. The average length of all hikes in South Tyrol is 7 miles.
- You're facing an uphill climb of 115 vertical meters on this hike. The track is therefore relatively flat. The hike takes you to an elevation of 4596 ft.
- The hike is one of the family friendly trails in the region. What’s even better: You can also bring the family’s best friend on this dog friendly hike. (See all dog friendly hikes in South Tyrol.)
- In case of good weather conditions, the hike can also be done without bringing your hiking boots. There are places to buy beverages and food along the track. However it’s always recommended to bring enough water and food along with you.
Back to the Oberkoflhof farm - forest path n. 5 – Thalerhof farm – Hotel Kreuz at Ponte Nova/Birchabruck – bus stop and back to Nova Ponente by bus (2,5h)
Take highway's exit “Bolzano Nord/Eggental”, turn right direction Bolzano/Bozen, after about 0,5 km on roundabout keep left and head towards Val d’Ega (SS 241). Keep driving up to Ponte Nova. At Ponte Nova’s crossroads, turn to the right and continue to Nova Ponente (about 30 min. from highway toll booth).